Fedora 33 : chromium (2020-2d994b986d)

high Nessus Plugin ID 141289

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to 85.0.4183.121. Why? Because security, that's why. It fixes these CVEs :

CVE-2020-15960 CVE-2020-15961 CVE-2020-15962 CVE-2020-15963 CVE-2020-15964 CVE-2020-15965 CVE-2020-15966

It also has a fix for an issue where networking... uh... didn't.

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Update Chromium to 85.0.4183.102. Fix issue where unpackaged components prevented hardware accelerated rendering from working. Also fixes the following security issues: CVE-2020-6573 CVE-2020-6574 CVE-2020-6575 CVE-2020-6576 CVE-2020-15959

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected chromium package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2020-2d994b986d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 141289

File Name: fedora_2020-2d994b986d.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/8/2020

Updated: 10/12/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-6576

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.1

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:chromium, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:33

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/1/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/21/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15959, CVE-2020-15960, CVE-2020-15961, CVE-2020-15962, CVE-2020-15963, CVE-2020-15964, CVE-2020-15965, CVE-2020-15966, CVE-2020-6573, CVE-2020-6574, CVE-2020-6575, CVE-2020-6576